Bordering on Legal Limits?  A Symposium Analyzing the President’s Executive Action on Immigration

The American University Law Review is proud to announce its upcoming Annual Symposium, “Bordering on Legal Limits?  A Symposium Analyzing the President’s Executive Action on Immigration,” to be held on Friday, January 30, 2015.  Generously hosted by Mayer Brown LLP, the Annual Symposium will bring together some of the top legal minds in the immigration field to discuss immigration enforcement, prosecutorial discretion, and the President’s executive action on immigration law.  Panelists will also examine the President’s recent November announcement and the subsequent responses from various States and opponents.  AULR is honored to have Stephen Legomsky as the keynote speaker.  Mr. Legomsky is the John S. Lehmann University Professor at Washington University Law School and former United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Chief Counsel.

Registration is Free, but Required to Attend

Online registration has closed.  Guests may register on-site on Friday morning.


Friday, January 30, 2015 from 9:15 AM – 4:00 PM.
Registration opens at 8:30 AM.  Please arrive by 9:00 AM.

Generously hosted by:
Mayer Brown LLP
1999 K Street NW, Washington, DC 20006


Click here for the full agenda.

9:15 AM – 9:30 AM:  Opening Remarks
9:30 AM – 10:00 AM:  Presentation – Understanding Prosecutorial Discretion in Immigration Law
10:00 AM – 11:20 AM:  Panel 1 –  Executive Authority over Immigration Law
11:30 AM – 12:50 PM:  Lunch & Keynote with Stephen Legomsky
1:00 PM – 2:20 PM:  Panel 2 – Executive Action in Practice
2:25 PM – 3:40 PM:  Panel 3 – Beyond Implementation?  State Responses and Future Immigration Legislation
3:40 PM – 3:45 PM:  Final Remarks


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